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Have Arm, Will Travel: The Continuing Saga of Bartolo Colon
October 4, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Bartolo Colon delivers a pitch against the Detroit Tigers during the first inning in game one of the American League divisional series playoff baseball game at O.co Coliseum.
Grading the Brett Anderson Trade for Oakland A's, Colorado Rockies
OK, so not quite a blockbuster Price deal, but that doesn't mean there's no intrigue here.
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Oakland A's increasing versatility excites manager Bob Melvin
Bob Melvin learned a valuable lesson in his first season managing the Seattle Mariners, when a locked-in starting lineup ran out of gas by September.
Player Profile: A.J. Griffin
The Athletics win. You don't always know the names, and you probably couldn't pick any of their players out if they were walking down the street, but that doesn't mean there aren't a lot of players on that squad that aren't big time fantasy baseball options.
Biggest Storylines Heading into the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings
Baseball's annual Winter Meetings kick off on Monday, Dec. 9 in Orlando, as all 30 teams will come together for four days of wheeling and dealing.
ESPN.com baseball writer Jerry Crasnick: D-backs trying to acquire elite starting pitcher this winter
But after back-to-back .500 seasons, it's clear not all of his recent moves -- be it trading Justin Upton to the Atlanta Braves for Martin Prado, Randall Delgado and a handful of minor leaguers, Jarrod Parker to the Oakland Athletics for Trevor Cahill or signing Brandon McCarthy and Cody Ross to two and three-year deals respectively -- have gone ... (more)
Sources: A's give Kazmir 2-year, $22M deal
The Oakland Athletics fortified their rotation Monday, reaching a two-year, $22 million agreement with free-agent left-hander Scott Kazmir , sources told ESPN's Jim Bowden and Buster Olney.